A blue 'Jun' tripod censer, Jin-Yuan Dynasty

Lot 142. A blue 'Jun' tripod censer, Jin-Yuan Dynasty. Estimate 10,000 — 15,000 USD. Photo: Sotheby's

the compressed globular body raised on three short tapering legs, the short broad neck culminating in a wide angled galleried rim, covered overall with a blue glaze extending over the interior and exterior and completely covering the base, thinning to a mushroom tone at the rim, the tips of the feet left unglazed. Height 3 1/2  in., 8.9 cm 

Provenance: Susan Chen, Hong Kong, 1970s-80s.

Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art, New York, 13 sept. 2016, 10:30 AM